A rugged, whitewater river flowing northward through deep canyons, the New River is among the oldest rivers on the continent. New River Gorge National River in West Virginia encompasses over 70,000 acres of land along the New River, is rich in cultural and natural history, and offers an abundance of scenic and recreational opportunities.
Salazar, Chu to Announce Major Offshore Wind Energy Initiatives
Office of the Secretary
NORFOLK,VA – On Monday, February 7, 2011 Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar and Energy Secretary Steven Chu will announce major new initiatives to accelerate the responsible siting and development of offshore wind energy projects.
Offshore Wind Energy News Conference
Monday, February 7, 11:00 AM EST
Ken Salazar, Secretary of the Interior
Steven Chu, Secretary of Energy
Half Moone Center
11 Waterside Dr
Norfolk, VA 23510
News media, state and local stakeholders, industry representatives and other interested parties can join a listen-only teleconference of the announcement by dialing 800-369-3311 and entering code: OFFSHORE